The Buchtelite

‘Hands On Exchange’ Project Tests New Bikeway Infrastructure

Overhead visual of the bike lane on East Exchange Street. (Photo courtesy of Street-Plans)

By Sala Wier, Copy Editor

September 5, 2018

Akron residents volunteered from Aug. 11 to Aug. 15 to help build a new, two-way protected bike lane on Exchange Street The University of Akron's website describes how this "hands-on" project will demonstrate how Exchange Street could transform into a “complete street.” This means it is designe...